The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 27 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.98% 0.88% 2.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.26% 5.26% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
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£325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+42.50% -23.07%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38 38 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 18.54% 16.81% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 46
Average daily rate £325 £350 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £514 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Dorset region.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

SQL Server 2008
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Report Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
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